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Babysitter Hatboro PA

Babysitters provide a needed respite to busy and tired parents. Below you can find nanny and babysitting services in Hatboro, PA that provide nannies, babysitters, event childcare, residential childcare, and hotel childcare, as well as infant specialists and traveling nannies, and advice and content on childcare.

Philly Fun Spot Center and Preschool
(215) 671-0433
Grant and Krewstown Avenues, Krewstown Plaza
Philadelphia, PA
Hours
Preschool: Mon-Fri 7am-6pm; Party Center and Playspace: Sat-Sun 7am-6pm
Cost
varies with program
Ages
10-Feb
Services Available
Childcare, Classes, Indoors

Klein JCC
(215) 698-7300
10100 Jamison Avenue
Philadelphia, PA
Hours
Mon-Thu 6:30am-10pm; Fri 6:30am-5pm; Sat 1pm-5pm; Sun 8am-4:30pm
Cost
Varies; Family and Single Parent Family Memberships available
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Indoors

Lil' Geniuses Academy
(215) 695-0755
8012 Bustleton Avenue
Philadelphia, PA
Hours
Mon-Fri 6:30am-6pm
Cost
Moderate
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Camps, Childcare

Children's Place Preschool
(215) 722-1378
6006 Colgate Street
Philadelphia, PA
Hours
Mon-Fri 7am-6pm
Cost
$90-$190/week
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Camps, Childcare

Talking Stick Learning Center
(610) 331-1387
13 East Mount Pleasant Avenue
Philadelphia, PA
Hours
Vary by program
Cost
Varies by program
Ages
11-Apr
Services Available
Childcare, Classes

Busy As A Bee Daycare
(215) 698-0785
Verree and Red Lion Roads at Bustleton Avenue
Philadelphia, PA
Hours
Daily, 24 hours
Cost
$150-$200/week; rates for evening, weekend, and non-traditional hours vary
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

Northeast Family YMCA
(215) 632-0100
11088 Knights Road
Philadelphia, PA
Hours
Mon-Fri 6am-10pm; Sat-Sun 7am-7pm; indoor pool closes 30 minutes prior to the facility
Cost
Family membership $79.50/month; joining fee $149
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare, Classes, Indoors, Kids Resources, Leagues & Teams

Jeanne's Family Daycare
(215) 612-9540
12626 Friar Place
Philadelphia, PA
Hours
Mon-Fri 7am-6pm
Cost
Varies; call for current rates
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare

Alisa's Friendship Club Family Child Care
215.904.8985; 215.668.8841
6104 Tabor Avenue
Philadelphia, PA
Hours
Mon-Fri 5am-5:30pm
Cost
Rates vary; call for details
Ages
0-5
Services Available
Childcare

Precious Memories Day Care
215.760.4798; 215.329.3232
117 East Phil-Ellena Street
Philadelphia, PA
Hours
Mon-Fri 6am-6pm; evenings and weekends also available
Cost
Varies
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

Babysitter Basic for Parents, Find Babysitter Information and Babysitting Services

Babysitter Basics for Parents

All parents, at some point or the other, will need to hire the services of a babysitter. However, for many parents, this is easier said than done.

Finding the Right Babysitter

A babysitter essentially fills in for you, the parent, during your absence. To ensure that your child is in safe hands, it is essential that you get the right babysitter for the job. To do so:

  • Find out about potential babysitters by asking relatives, friends, colleagues, or community organizations.

  • Choose a babysitter based on the needs of your child and their age. It's easier to baby sit a nine-year old than a baby.

  • Do not hire the first candidate who responds. Take time to screen candidates until you are sure that you have found a babysitter who is best for your child.

  • Look for someone who has the required credentials. A candidate with a certificate in babysitting, for instance, is likely to be more professional and competent. At the same time, don't rely on classroom training alone to judge a babysitter or nanny. Sometimes, babysitting skills are more natural than learned. 

  • Always crosscheck references provided by a potential babysitter.

  • A very good test is to introduce the candidate to your child. This will allow you to evaluate how the prospective babysitter interacts with your child .

Preparing the Babysitter

Before leaving your child in the care of the babysitter you have...

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